Fulbright In Merger Talks With Pillsbury: Report

Law360, New York (February 10, 2012, 10:05 PM EST) -- Fulbright & Jaworski LLP and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP are discussing a possible merger that would create an international megafirm with over 1,500 lawyers, according to a Friday news report.

Talks are at such an advanced stage that the firms have agreed not to poach lawyers from each other for a certain period of time, sources working with lawyers at Pillsbury told California legal publication Daily Journal, whose report was posted on legal blog Above the Law.

Pillsbury spokesman Tom Resau said Friday that the...
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